Mark Laita is an American photographer and director. He was born on January 14, 1960, in Detroit, Michigan.
Laita is known for his photography of animals, nature, and still lifes. He has published several books of his photography, including “Created Equal,” which features portraits of people from different walks of life, and “Serpentine,” which showcases his photographs of snakes.
In addition to his photography work, Laita has also directed several music videos and commercials. He has worked with a variety of clients, including Nike, Apple, and Coca-Cola.
Laita’s work has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world, including the Fahey/Klein Gallery in Los Angeles and the Young Gallery in Brussels. He has won numerous awards for his photography, including the Communication Arts Photography Annual Award and the Art Directors Club Award.
Laita is known for his precise and artful approach to photography, often using vivid colors and strong compositions to create striking images. He continues to be a leading figure in the world of photography and a sought-after commercial director.